Just saw a very amusing Mastercard commercial featuring the iconic clay figure Mr. Bill, of late '70s SNL fame.
And I have to explode forth with snarkiness and pure rant.
While the commercial is indeed "priceless", yet again a misconception about this figure is perpetuated.
Let me be perfectly clear:
While "Oh Nooooooo!!!" was occasionally spoken, MISTER BILL DID NOT SAY "OH NOOOOO!!!!!" WHENEVER HE MET WITH DISMEMBERMENT.
The line he said was a simple "ooooooooooooo!!!!!" (pronounced "ooh!!!!"). That's it. Occasionally followed by "ooooooh, why? why??"
Do I have to sic Sluggo on all you people?
Ciao for niao.
--Talmadge "Here Comes Mr. Gleck's Doooooggg" Gleck
6 days ago